Published 9:03 am Wednesday, December 29, 2010
Name: Sharon Rose
Name of Business: Springdale Apartments
Street address: 1207 Carrsville Highway
Phone number: 562-4928
Operating hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday
Nature of business: Apartments for senior citizens
Assistant Community Manager: Sharon Rose
Year founded: 1993
Number of employees: Two
How’s business: Great. We are taking applications every day. I love all of my tenants at Springdale and treat each one equally.
One thing you wish everyone knew about your business: Working with the elderly certainly gives you a lot of wisdom and understanding
Something you offer that a customer won’t find elsewhere: Hospitality and a clean environment
Advice to young entrepreneurs: Be the best you can be, and you shall be rewarded in the end.
Your first job: Lifeguard at Hayden Swimming Pool in the early 1980s
Your role model (in business or in life generally): My pastor, Pauline Majette. She always tells me whatever you are going through, God is still God.
The key to a successful business is: Treat people the way you want to be treated.